Language of document : ECLI:EU:C:2019:488



Order of the Court (Eighth Chamber) of 12 June 2019 — Saga Furs v EUIPO

(Case C805/18 P)

Appeal — Article 181 of the Rules of Procedure of the Court of Justice — EU trade mark — Opposition proceedings — Application for registration of the word sign SAGA — Application lodged with the General Court of the European Union signed by a ‘licensed legal counsel’ — Manifest inadmissibility — Article 19 of the Statute of the Court of Justice of the European Union — No representation by a lawyer — Appeal manifestly unfounded)

Judicial proceedings — Application initiating proceedings — Formal requirements — Signature by a lawyer — Application signed by a lawyer not authorised to practise before a court of a Member State or of a State which is a party to the European Economic Area Agreement — Inadmissibility

(Statute of the Court of Justice, Art. 19, fourth para.)

(see para. 5)

Operative part


The appeal is dismissed.


Saga Furs Oyj is ordered to bear its own costs.